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Auburn gears up for annual classic weekend

Auburn, Duesenberg and Cord to be offered at Auburn Fall. (Courtesy of Auctions America)

  The focus of the collector car world returns to the Classic Car Capital of America, August 27 – 31 as Auctions America hosts its annual Auburn Fall event at Indiana’s historic Auburn Auction Park. Spanning more than four decades, … More »

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AACA’s Top 10: Club picks ‘Most Significant Antique Automobiles’

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The Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) selected 10 vehicles it has determined are the most significant automobiles that have influenced American automotive history. More »

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Please DO touch the Duesenbergs: ACD Automobile Museum hosts ‘white glove night’

Model J Duesenbergs are among the cars in the ACD Automobile Museum's showroom.

It’s a rare invitation to touch someone else’s show-condition car, let alone a rare Classic. But that’s exactly what the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum is doing Nov. 8. That day, the museum will host its first “Night of the … More »

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ACD Club founding member Bob McEwan dies

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Dick Greene, of the Auburn-Cord-Duesenberg Club, has reported that Bob McEwan passed away Friday, October 18, in Hospice at Pocono Mountain Hospital. It was his wish to not have life support. Bob was a charter member of the Club – … More »

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Cord historian and author Josh Malks passes away

Joshua B. Malks (Bobbie'dine Rodda photo)

Joshua B. Malks, historian of the Cord automobile, and the best-known writer on this fascinating subject, passed away Friday, Oct. 11, after a valiant fight against cancer. He was 78.
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Custom Cords: Enjoy these rare one-offs

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A bevy of one-off Cords were displayed at the Concours d’Elegance of America at St. Johns in Plymouth, Mich. Any Cord automobile remains a rare sight, but these represent the rarest of the rare. More »

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Auburn Fall Collector Car Weekend set to be bigger, better than ever

This 1960 Chevrolet Corvette Fuel-Injected Roadster will be offered without reserve at the Auburn Fall Auction.

Auctions America has an action-packed agenda for its annual Auburn Fall Collector Car weekend held during the Auburn Cord Duesenberg (ACD) Festival, Aug. 28–Sept. 1. More »

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See ‘Sensuous Steel’ for an automotive Art Deco treat

1936 Delahaye 135M Figoni and Falaschi Competition Coupe. Jim Patterson/The Patterson Collection, Louisville, KY. Photograph © 2013 Peter Harholdt

The new “Sensuous Steel” exhibit features spectacular automobiles from the 1930s and 1940s that exemplify the classic elegance, luxurious materials, and iconography of motion that characterizes vehicles influenced by the Art Deco style. More »

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On exhibit: Gilmore explores Dust Bowl, Depression and drives

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HICKORY CORNERS, Mich. – The images from the Great Depression and the Dust Bowl of the 1930s are haunting – long lines at soup kitchens, farms buried by dirt and gaunt faces peering out from dilapidated autos piled high with … More »

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ACD Museum kicks off festival with 12 classics for sale in benefit

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The Seventh Annual Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum’s Benefit Extravaganza will be at 6 p.m. Aug. 30. This is the Museum’s premier event of the ACD Festival Weekend. Each year automobiles (not from the museum’s collection) are auctioned at the … More »

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